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Programme Specialist, UN Coordination (NOC)

13 March 2020

Majuro, Republic of Marshall Islands

Title: Programme Specialist, UN Coordination (NOC)

VACANCY RE-OPENED (Candidates previously applied need not re-apply)

Call to Action

●        Are you result driven and can you effectively coordinate, manage & mobilize resources to achieve outcomes?

●        Can you multi-task, prioritize and continuously strive to improve business processes?

●        Are you a strategic team player capable of effectively working, influencing and creating partnerships with colleagues of widely diverse backgrounds?

If so, this might be the job for you.


How You Can Make a Difference:

UNFPA is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled.  UNFPA is seeking candidates that transform, inspire and deliver high impact and sustained results; we need staff who are transparent, exceptional in how they manage the resources entrusted to them and who commit to deliver excellence in programme results.


Job Purpose:

You will work with an inter-disciplinary team as the primary liaison for coordinating the work of the four UN agencies (UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF & UNWOMEN) and serve as a focal point for the Resident Coordinator’s office providing coordination and management support to programme formulation, monitoring, evaluation and joint programme initiatives in the context of the United Nations Development Assistance Framework, United Nations Pacific Strategy and the respective country programmes of the United Nations agencies.  


Qualification and Experience:

Your Education

An advanced (Master’s) University Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Public Health, Political Sciences, Population Studies, Education and/or related Social Sciences field.


Your Experience

Ø Minimum of 5 years’ professional experience preferably in programme/project management in the public or private sector.

Ø Substantive knowledge and practical experience in population, reproductive and sexual health programming.


Find out more and apply by clicking at where full details of the position is available.


CLOSING DATE:      Friday 13 March 2020 (5pm New York Time)